Drawing for Beginners Paperback
This bumper gift book for beginners is full of practical advice and step-by-step exercises on drawing a wide range of popular subjects - wildlife, people, the countryside and buildings.Drawing for Beginners covers all the essential aspects of drawing, starting with advice on the various drawing media - from pencils and pens to charcoal, pastel, pen and wash, and conte - and explaining how they can be used to achieve different effects.
Other sections look at topics such as proportion, composition, light, tone and texture.
All the techniques are very clearly and simply described, providing an ideal introduction to drawing for the complete beginner.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 192 pages, 200 b/w illus, (+200 2-col only), Index
- Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
- Publication Date: 07/02/2005
- Category: Drawing & drawings
- ISBN: 9780007198146
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Review by hailsus
I suggest starting with the little bird, or another object that follows the natural lines you frequently doodle.